Erin Explores

by Erin Elaine

Isle of Lewis, Scotland (July 2017)

They pack cars on to the ferry like sardines. The lady in pink barely got out of that blue car. The raised gangplank was a millimeter from the grey van’s … Continue reading

September 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Isle of Skye, Scotland (July 2017)

There was so much to see on this island!! First stop was the “Fairy Pools”, a series of short waterfalls and crystal blue pools. It was fun to climb around … Continue reading

June 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

North Coast, Scotland (July 2017)

I drove the SW 1/3rd of the “North Coast 500” in Scotland and it was definitely one of my favorite parts of the trip. Narrow, curvy roads along the coast, … Continue reading

June 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Glens of Scotland (July 2017)

“Glen” is a Scottish word for a deep valley in the Highlands. I spent quite a bit of time driving through several, surrounded by greenness, babbling brooks, and farm animals. … Continue reading

June 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

Tomatin Distillery, Scotland (July 2017)

Because I really enjoy whiskey, (spelled whisky in Scotland) I wanted to visit a distillery in Scotland. The Tomatin Distillery, est. 1897, was conveniently located just 20 minutes south of … Continue reading

May 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Loch Lomond, Scotland (July 2017)

I got really lucky with the weather during my 2.5 weeks in Scotland – there were only 3 days of rain! One of those days was my birthday, the day … Continue reading

May 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Edinburgh, Scotland (July 2017)

Yes I know this post is suuuuper late. The city of Edinburgh wasn’t my favorite place in Scotland. There was nothing wrong with it – it had a great castle, … Continue reading

April 30, 2018 · Leave a comment